clothes peg Definition in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Definition of “clothes peg” - Learner’s Dictionary

clothes peg

noun [C]   UK ( US clothespin,   US  /ˈkləʊðzpɪn/)
a short piece of wood or plastic that is used to hold clothes on a rope while they dryCleaning clothes
Translations of “clothes peg”
in Korean 빨래 집게…
in Arabic مِشْبَك…
in Portuguese pregador de roupa…
in Catalan agulla d’estendre…
in Japanese 洗濯ばさみ…
in Italian molletta per la biancheria…
in Chinese (Traditional) (曬衣服用的)衣夾…
in Russian прищепка…
in Turkish mandal…
in Chinese (Simplified) (晾衣服用的)衣夹…
in Polish klamerka…
(Definition of clothes peg from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Learner's Dictionary definitions for “clothes peg”

That’s fantastic! (Words meaning ‘very good’)
That’s fantastic! (Words meaning ‘very good’)
by ,
May 18, 2016
by Kate Woodford We all need words and phrases for saying that things are good or great – that we find them nice or very nice. This post aims to give you more ways to say that you like, or really like, something. Starting with a very frequent adjective; lovely is used a lot in UK English

Read More 

Word of the Day

parasol

a type of sunshade (= round frame covered in cloth on a stick) carried especially by women in the past, to give protection from the sun

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More